The Hong Kong Coalition of Dementia Carers (第一屆全港失智症照顧者論壇)

국가: 
Hong Kong
이행 기관명: 
St . James Settlement
이행 기관 유형: 
NGO
MIAPP 관련 이슈: 
II-5 (Mental health needs of older persons)
III-2 (Care and support for caregivers)
설명: 

The Coalition is a voluntary association initiated in 2007 by carers and families of dementia patients. It is a platform for the carers of dementia patients to interact with and support one another. It also promotes community education to raise public awareness on dementia patients. Advocacy and lobbying activities to the government on improving policies for dementia patients are also conducted.